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American society : how it really works / Erik Olin Wright, Joel Rogers.

By: Wright, Erik Olin.
Contributor(s): Rogers, Joel.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., 2011Description: xiii, 494 p. : ill.ISBN: 9780393930672.Subject(s): Social values -- United States | United States -- Civilization | United States -- Economic conditions | United States -- Moral conditions | United States -- Social conditionsCall number: 306.0973 Wr947A 2011 Online resources: content
Contents:
Prologue: Perspectives and values -- What kind of society Is American society? -- Part I: Capitalism. The capitalist market : how it is supposed to work ; The capitalist market : how it actually works ; The environment ; Transportation ; Consumerism ; Health care ; High-road capitalism -- Part II: Inequality. Thinking about fairness and inequality ; Class ; Persistent poverty and rising inequality ; Ending poverty in America ; Racial inequality ; Gender inequality -- Part III: Democracy. Democracy : how it works ; Elections and voting ; Taxation and the attack on the affirmative state ; Corporate control of the media ; Militarism and empire ; Labor unions ; Democracy from below -- Conclusion: Possible futures.
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Prologue: Perspectives and values -- What kind of society Is American society? -- Part I: Capitalism. The capitalist market : how it is supposed to work ; The capitalist market : how it actually works ; The environment ; Transportation ; Consumerism ; Health care ; High-road capitalism -- Part II: Inequality. Thinking about fairness and inequality ; Class ; Persistent poverty and rising inequality ; Ending poverty in America ; Racial inequality ; Gender inequality -- Part III: Democracy. Democracy : how it works ; Elections and voting ; Taxation and the attack on the affirmative state ; Corporate control of the media ; Militarism and empire ; Labor unions ; Democracy from below -- Conclusion: Possible futures.

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Wright, Erik Olin and Rogers, Joel. (2011). American society : how it really works. New York : W.W. Norton & Co.

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